Obama arrives in Ireland
May 23rd, 2011
08:05 AM ET
11 years ago

Obama arrives in Ireland

Dublin, Ireland (CNN) - President Barack Obama met with Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny in Ireland on Monday on the first stop of a six-day, four-country European tour.

Obama praised Ireland for its work on issues of peace, security and human rights. In a meeting with Kenny, Obama cited Ireland's contribution in particular to an agreement that brought peace to Northern Ireland.


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